Temporary Accountant (Digital Health Care Startup)

Care Advisors Inc - Chicago, IL

Temporary | Contract

TEMPORARY CONTRACT: Temporary Accountant (Digital Health Care Startup)

REPORTS TO: Co-Founder and CEO

About Us

We are a healthcare-focused, social enterprise based in Chicago, Illinois. We focus on the digital health space around advocacy and navigation and we aim to seamlessly integrate the best experts in healthcare navigation to help consumers overcome barriers to accessing care. Our goal is to empower Healthcare Providers to focus on delivering the best patient experience and to drastically decrease the number of uninsured or underinsured.

Role Description

We are currently looking for a Temporary Staff Accountant to work with us on a project-basis. There is potential to convert to a full-time, permanent role once the startup is ready to hire a FT Accountant.

Accountant Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and review financial reports
  • Reconcile financial records
  • Analyze financial transactions to appropriate in the proper general ledger accounts
  • Provide support for various audits and participate on monthly financial statements reviews to ensure compliance with GAAP
  • Report any variances related to GAAP principles

Accountant Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting/Finance or related field
  • 0-2 years of experience within an accounting environment
  • Some experience working with community organizations (non-profit space)
  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills and can deliver positive results when tested
  • Understanding of GAAP and other accounting control principles
  • Ability to organize well during multi-faceted projects
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Job Types: Temporary, Contract


  • Accounting: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Bachelor's (Required)